Federal reading First Monies Begin to Arrive, Publishers Respond with New Supplemental Books

June 2003
Educational Marketer;6/16/2003, Vol. 34 Issue 17, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on supplemental book publishers' response to the Reading First program in the U.S.


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